bak2db man page

bak2db — Directory Server script for restoring a backup

Synopsis

bak2db archivedir [-Z serverID] [-n backendname] [-q] [-v] [-h]

Description

Restores the database from a archived backup.  The Directory Server must be stopped prior to running this script.

Options

A summary of options is included below:

archivedir

The directory of the archived database.

-Z Server Identifier

The server ID of the Directory Server instance.  If there is only  one instance on the system, this option can be skipped.

-n Backend Name

The name of the LDBM database to restore.  Example: userRoot

-q

Quiet mode.  Reduces output of task.

-v

Display version

-h

Display the usage.

Example

bak2db /LDAP/backups/20130305/ -Z instance1 -n userRoot

bak2db /LDAP/backups/20130305/ -n example

Diagnostics

Exit status is zero if no errors occur.  Errors result in a  non-zero exit status and a diagnostic message being written  to standard error.

Author

bak2db was written by the 389 Project.

Reporting Bugs

Report bugs to https://fedorahosted.org/389/newticket.

Info

Mar 5, 2013